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Savannah Morning News
E-commerce company to open fulfillment center in Bryan CountyThe Development Authority of Bryan County (DABC) announced Thursday that Lincol
Savannah Morning News / Posted a minute ago
The Development Authority of Bryan County (DABC) announced Thursday that Lincoln, Neb., company VMInnovations will locate a 419,000-square-foot e-commerce fulfillment center in the Interstate Centre II industrial park in Black Creek. The project... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
L.A. commercial property sales decline but total surpasses slumping ManhattanSales of commercial properties in Los Angeles County slipped in the first half
Los Angeles Times / Posted a minute ago
Sales of commercial properties in Los Angeles County slipped in the first half of the year but still outpaced every other real estate market in the country, including Manhattan. High-priced trades of hotels, shopping centers and industrial... Read more
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The Age
8@eight: ASX off to flat start; all eyes on AussieThe Australian market looks set to open flat, unimpressed by moves on Wall Stre
The Age / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Australian market looks set to open flat, unimpressed by moves on Wall Street where the Dow Jones Industrial Average lifted but the tech-heavy Nasdaq lost 0.6 per cent.' SPI futures were down two points, or 0.03 per cent, at 5,718 while the... Read more
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EuroNews
Gucci revamp, YSL strength help Kering beat forecastsPARIS (Reuters) – French luxury group Kering delivered a forecast-bea
EuroNews / Posted 4 minutes ago
PARIS (Reuters) – French luxury group Kering delivered a forecast-beating rise in first-half operating profit on Thursday reflecting a continued revival at its biggest brand, Italy’s Gucci, and a strong showing by fashion house Yves Saint... Read more
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EuroNews
Construction group St. Gobain keeps outlook as half-year profits risePARIS (Reuters) – French building materials group St Gobain , which wa
EuroNews / Posted 4 minutes ago
PARIS (Reuters) – French building materials group St Gobain , which was hit by a cyber attack earlier this year, maintained its financial targets as it posted a rise in half-year profits slightly below the consensus forecast. St Gobain said... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Appointments at Port Tampa Bay and Tampa General Medical Group highlight this week's Tampa Bay business Movers & ShakersGovernment Port Tampa Bay announced that Jamal Sowell has been named director
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 minutes ago
Government Port Tampa Bay announced that Jamal Sowell has been named director of special projects. Sowell, a former member of the U.S.Marine Corps, will support internal, external and special projects, assist the executive team with management... Read more
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Market Watch
This fund strategist says there’s at least one way companies can survive Amazon’s onslaughtStock pickers tend to screen companies for metrics including price-to-earnings
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
Stock pickers tend to screen companies for metrics including price-to-earnings ratios, analysts’ earnings estimates and profit margins. But there’s a simpler approach in this long period of technological transformation that is threatening industries... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
8@eight: ASX off to flat start; all eyes on AussieThe Australian market looks set to open flat, unimpressed by moves on Wall Stre
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Australian market looks set to open flat, unimpressed by moves on Wall Street where the Dow Jones Industrial Average lifted but the tech-heavy Nasdaq lost 0.6 per cent.' SPI futures were down two points, or 0.03 per cent, at 5,718 while the... Read more
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PR.com
A R Foundation Introduces the First Blockchain Asset Backed by Water Rights Las Vegas, NV, July 27, 2017 --(PR.com)-- The A R Foundation LLC has announce
PR.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Las Vegas, NV, July 27, 2017 --(PR.com)-- The A R Foundation LLC has announced the launch of the AQUA Rights platform. The first water rights backed asset utilizing... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Twitter Reports 2Q Loss; User Base Unchanged From 1QTwitter Inc. headquarters in San Francisco. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter Inc.
NBC Bay Area / Posted 8 minutes ago
Twitter Inc. headquarters in San Francisco. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $116.5 million in its second quarter. On a per-share basis, the San Francisco-based company said it had a loss of 16 cents. Earnings,... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
House approves spending bill with $1.6B for border wall, but construction delayedThe wall along the southern border of the United States where it meets Mexico.
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 8 minutes ago
The wall along the southern border of the United States where it meets Mexico. WASHINGTON — Construction on prototypes for President Donald Trump’s long-promised border wall has been delayed until winter at the earliest after bidders who were passed... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
7th time a charm: Niles fiscal commission approves city recovery planNILES — The Niles Fiscal Commission today approved its seventh fiscal recovery
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 minutes ago
NILES — The Niles Fiscal Commission today approved its seventh fiscal recovery plan at a meeting this afternoon, despite concerns raised by two of the commission's members, including John Davis, who voted against it. The plan provides a road map for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian pharma gets US FDA booster doseWith Cadila Healthcare, Unichem Laboratories and Glenmark Pharmaceuticals getti
Business Standard India / Posted 10 minutes ago
With Cadila Healthcare, Unichem Laboratories and Glenmark Pharmaceuticals getting the US drug regulator’s nod this week to launch one generic drug each, the tally of abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) approvals for Indian firms went up to 129... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Otis Elevator Boss ResignsPhilippe Delpech, who held the top job since 2015, is taking “another opportuni
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 minutes ago
Philippe Delpech, who held the top job since 2015, is taking “another opportunity” in Europe, UTC said. The Farmington-based conglomerate provided no details. He led the marquee business during some of its most difficult times: A deep recession that... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tech rally loses steam on Wall St, Australian shares set for weak openTech rally loses steam on Wall Street, Australian shares set for weak open It
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 minutes ago
Tech rally loses steam on Wall Street, Australian shares set for weak open It was a mixed day for Wall Street, with sharp plunges for the technology sector and fresh records for the Dow Jones. Market snapshot at 8am (AEST): The Nasdaq snapped its... Read more
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Financial News Network
Profit taking on S&P & Nasdaq following records: Aus shares set for soft startOn the back of mixed leads from Wall Street the Australian share market is set
Financial News Network / Posted 13 minutes ago
On the back of mixed leads from Wall Street the Australian share market is set for a soft start. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq posted small falls, retreating from their record highs after investors appeared to be taking profits. The Dow Jones however,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Samsung unseats Intel as king of semiconductorsIntel’s more than two decade-long reign as the king of the silicon-based semico
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 minutes ago
Intel’s more than two decade-long reign as the king of the silicon-based semiconductor ended Thursday when South Korea’s Samsung Electronics elbowed the Santa Clara manufacturer aside to become the leading maker of computer chips. Samsung reported... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Starbucks to close down all Teavana locations, impacting 3,300 jobsThe Starbucks-owned Teavana brand is closing down all its storefronts, in what
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 15 minutes ago
The Starbucks-owned Teavana brand is closing down all its storefronts, in what is the latest blow to struggling American malls. Starbucks announced on Thursday that all 379 Teavana stores — which are primarily based in malls across the country —... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Suffolk County Purchases Two Affordable Housing Properties In Southampton TownThe Suffolk County Legislature recently approved the purchase of two properties
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 15 minutes ago
The Suffolk County Legislature recently approved the purchase of two properties slated for affordable housing in Southampton Town, accelerating the timeline of both projects. The two parcels—one in Tuckahoe that will be the site of a 28-unit... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Mohegan Sun parent's profit brightens on reboundJames Mosher For The Bulletin Mohegan Sun Casino’s parent entity reported a 68
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 15 minutes ago
James Mosher For The Bulletin Mohegan Sun Casino’s parent entity reported a 68 percent increase in fiscal third quarter profit thanks in part to gains in Connecticut gambling revenue, particularly the table games segment. Net income climbed to... Read more
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CNET
Amazon’s dominance comes at a high costHistory has repeated itself for Amazon. Following a series of strong quarterly
CNET / Posted 15 minutes ago
History has repeated itself for Amazon. Following a series of strong quarterly results, the company has yet again shrugged off Wall Street's expectations and posted an unexpectedly low profit. The clear culprit was -- yet again -- Amazon's penchant... Read more
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Boston Globe
Richard D. Driscoll, bank executive who advocated for affordable housing, dies at 86By his own description, Richard D. Driscoll was an unenthusiastic junior high s
Boston Globe / Posted 16 minutes ago
By his own description, Richard D. Driscoll was an unenthusiastic junior high student as a boy in Milton. “I was getting Cs, C-minuses, and once in a while a B if I got lucky,” he recalled in 1974, when his conservative suit and banker’s demeanor... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Stimpson with 10% lead over JonesIncumbent Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson holds a 10 percentage point lead over his
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 16 minutes ago
Incumbent Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson holds a 10 percentage point lead over his closest challenger, former Mayor Sam Jones in the Mobile mayoral race, according to an exclusive FOX10 News/Strategy Research telephone survey conducted July 26. The... Read more
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The Age
Australian dollar retreats as greenback reboundsThe Australian dollar retreated back below the US80¢ as the greenback recovered
The Age / Posted 18 minutes ago
The Australian dollar retreated back below the US80¢ as the greenback recovered from a hammering the previous session, when a US central bank statement triggered a rate-hike path rethink. The US dollar index was up 0.3 per cent at 93.90 in late... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Province puts out RFP for OPP buildingsFor now, just call it Site X. The province is moving forward to the next stage
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
For now, just call it Site X. The province is moving forward to the next stage with its plan to create nine new OPP detachment buildings, including a new Orillia location. But while the eight other edifices have concrete locations, the city site... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Audit faults 'Buy American' compliance at California schools AP News | 07/27/17 02:07 PM SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California is home to
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 20 minutes ago
AP News | 07/27/17 02:07 PM SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California is home to the nation's largest agricultural economy, but the state auditor says it does little to ensure schools follow... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian dollar retreats as greenback reboundsThe Australian dollar retreated back below the US80¢ as the greenback recovered
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 minutes ago
The Australian dollar retreated back below the US80¢ as the greenback recovered from a hammering the previous session, when a US central bank statement triggered a rate-hike path rethink. The US dollar index was up 0.3 per cent at 93.90 in late... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Amazon stock falls as profit declines 77%Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - So much for Jeff Bezos being the richest
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 20 minutes ago
Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - So much for Jeff Bezos being the richest man in the world. Amazon's stock fell more than 2% in after hours trading Thursday as the company reported a June quarter profit that fell well below Wall Street... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Katy Perry to Host VMAs; Proenza Schouler Made a PSA for Planned ParenthoodKaty Perry to Host VMAs, Jeremy Scott to Host Afterparty [Twitter] Katy Perry
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 21 minutes ago
Katy Perry to Host VMAs, Jeremy Scott to Host Afterparty [Twitter] Katy Perry announced Thursday that she is the host of the 2017 MTV VMAs, following in the footsteps of 2016 hosts Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele. Following the show, which is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Amazon founder Bezos briefly becomes world's richest manAmazon's Jeff Bezos briefly overtakes Bill Gates to become world's richest man
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 minutes ago
Amazon's Jeff Bezos briefly overtakes Bill Gates to become world's richest man Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly became the world's richest man in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. But... Read more
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